The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant Films

The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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Stock up your storm shelter because these are the best disaster movies on Netflix, ranked by blockbuster movie lovers like you. Disaster movies come in many forms and Netflix Instant has them all. Some of these Netflix disaster films are based on true events and some are just non-stop, over the top fun. Some of these disaster movies are even comedies, because what's funnier than utter destruction?

Deep Impact is one of the best disaster movies streaming on Netflix, combining romance with chaos to create one of the best disaster movies of all time. The classic disaster movie shows what happens when a meteor threatens humanity.Chris Evan's Snowpiercer, meanwhile, takes place well after the apocolypse, and Alive starring Ethan Hawke shows the true story of a rugby team trying to survive after a plane crash in the Andes. 

If you like a little humor with your deadly disasters, this list has you covered. Sharknado is the perfect movie to watch for fun, while Seeking a Friend for the End of the World also brings laughs to a terrible situation.

Do you have some favorite disaster films to watch on Netflix? Let us know which deadly disaster movies are the best ever by voting up your all-time favorites on the list below!
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    The Day After Tomorrow is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Emmy Rossum, Jake Gyllenhaal, Dennis Quaid

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    Twister is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Helen Hunt, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Bill Paxton

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    Morgan Freeman, Robert Duvall, Elijah Wood

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    Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Wagner, Thelma Ritter

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    Armageddon is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Ben Affleck, Bruce Willis, Liv Tyler

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    Will Smith, Jeff Goldblum, Vivica A. Fox

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    San Andreas is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Dwayne Johnson, Kylie Minogue, Alexandra Daddario

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    2012 is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Amanda Peet, Woody Harrelson, Thandie Newton

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    Cillian Murphy, Christopher Eccleston, Naomie Harris

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    The Perfect Storm is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    George Clooney, Mark Wahlberg, Diane Lane

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    10.5 is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Kaley Cuoco, Kim Delaney, Beau Bridges

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    I Am Legend is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Will Smith, Emma Thompson, Salli Richardson

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    The Poseidon Adventure is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Gene Hackman, Stella Stevens, Ernest Borgnine

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    Airport is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Jacqueline Bissett, Dean Martin, Burt Lancaster

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    Hilary Swank, Stanley Tucci, Aaron Eckhart

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    Keira Knightley, Steve Carell, Connie Britton

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    Earthquake is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Charlton Heston, Ava Gardner, Victoria Principal

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    Odette Annable, Lizzy Caplan, Jessica Lucas

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    Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Leslie Nielsen, Ethel Merman

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    John Malkovich, Ethan Hawke, Josh Lucas

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    War of the Worlds is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman, Channing Tatum

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    A Night to Remember is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Sean Connery, Honor Blackman, David McCallum

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    Snowpiercer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

    Chris Evans, John Hurt, Tilda Swinton

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    The Towering Inferno is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    O. J. Simpson, Paul Newman, Faye Dunaway

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    The Omega Man is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Charlton Heston, Anthony Zerbe, Eric Laneuville

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    The Swarm is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Michael Caine, Henry Fonda, Olivia de Havilland

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    Liam Neeson, Jamling Tenzing Norgay, Beck Weathers

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    The Hindenburg is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Anne Bancroft, Burgess Meredith, George C. Scott

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    Avalanche is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Mia Farrow, Rock Hudson, Robert Forster

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    Monica Keena, Dylan Vox, Alex Carter

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    Ava Gardner, Henry Fonda, Leslie Nielsen

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    Kirk Cameron, Chelsea Noble, Daniel Pilon

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    Meltdown: Days of Destruction is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

    Meltdown: Days of Destruction

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    The Happening is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Zooey Deschanel, Mark Wahlberg, M. Night Shyamalan

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    Laurence Fishburne, Bill Paxton, Kevin Zegers

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    The Day the Earth Caught Fire is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

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    Michael Caine, Leo McKern, Janet Munro

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    Nicolas Cage, Jordin Sparks, Lea Thompson

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    Revelation Road: The Beginning... is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant
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    Nicole Kidman, George Clooney, Tamara Tunie Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Kid Cudi, Adrian Grenier, Gaby Hoffmann

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    Alec Guinness, Anne Archer, Jason Robards Jr.

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    Ha Ji-won, Uhm Jung-hwa, Lee Min-ki

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    500 MPH Storm is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

    500 MPH Storm Casper Van Dien, Michael Beach, Sarah Lieving

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    Jacqueline Bissett, John Rhys-Davies, Ben Daniels

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    Brooke Burns, Bruce Davison, Dylan Vox

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    Tara Reid, Cassie Scerbo, Julie McCullough Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Revelation Road 2: The Sea of ... is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Disaster Movies on Netflix Instant

    Revelation Road 2: The Sea of Glass and Fire

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    Steven Strait, Madison Lintz, Karolina Wydra Watch for Free with Amazon Prime Free Trial

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    Jessica De Gouw, Sarah Snook, David Field

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    Erika Eleniak, Jeff Fahey, Jessica Amlee

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